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An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders In America Prior to the Peace of 1783 Together with Notices of Highland Regiments and Biographical Sketches

By: J. P. MacLean

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1900)

Seller ID: M1742

ISBN: 0788417428

Condition: 478 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1900), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 478 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This detailed tome opens with a brief history of the Highlanders in Scotland, followed by an account of Highlanders in the Colonies. Other topics include settlement in NC, and GA, Captain Campbell's NY Colony, settlement on the Mohawk, Prince Edward Island and Pictou (Nove Scotia), Highlanders in the French and Indian War and on both sides of the Revolution, and distinguished Highlanders in America.478 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1900), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 478 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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A History of the Clan MacLean from its first settlement at Duard Castle, in the Isle of Mull, to the Present Period, including a Genealogical Account of Some of the Principal Families together with their heraldry, legends, superstitions, etc

By: J. P. MacLean

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1889)

Seller ID: M1316

ISBN: 0788413163

Condition: 498 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1889), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 498 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A monumental history of the venerable MacLeans, who's history is interwoven with the history of Scotland, like the bright threads of the clan tartan. From Druidism to the Battle of Culloden, from family feuds to coats of arms; no facet of Scottish and MacLean history is left untouched. Background information on the family is followed by chronological material: the home and origin of the clan, the first period of the chiefs (1250-1400), the MacLeans as vassals of the Lords of the Isles (1365-1493), the MacLeans as an independent clan (1493-1598), and the MacLeans as partisans of the House of St... View more info